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STCW Elementary First Aid

£135 GBP

Course Type:
Elementary First Aid
Training School:
Red Ensign Maritime Training
Cowes, United Kingdom
1 day

This course is held weekly.

Course Outline

This course usually takes place on the Thursday of our STCW 95 Basic Safety Training Week and is designed to provide you with a basic knowledge of the immediate action to be taken upon encountering an accident or other medical emergency aboard ship.

Content & Objectives

The course will cover

  • Taking immediate action upon encountering an accident or other medical emergency
  • Knowledge, understanding and proficiency in basic first aid
  • Assessing the needs of the casualty and threats to your own safety
  • Appreciation of body structure and functions
  • Understanding the immediate measures to be taken in case of an emergency
  • Positioning a casualty
  • Applying resuscitation techniques
  • Controlling bleeding
  • Basic shock management
  • Applying appropriate measures in event of burns and scalds
  • The rescue and transport of a casualty
  • Improvising bandages and using your emergency kit

Learning Mode

This course is taught at the Red Ensign training facility in Cowes.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements for this course however you should be over 18 years of age.

More Information

Red Ensign Maritime Training

105 Medina Village
PO31 7LP
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44) 01983294088
Email: send message

More Information